Mini Jet Plane for Sale

Mini-jet aircraft for sale

At Sonex, we pride ourselves on offering aircraft kits at the price of a new car. Bond's James Bond's twin jet is on the auction block. During the opening of the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy, Agent 007 flew the world's smallest jet plane - the BD-5J Bee - avoiding prospective catchers and a heat-seeking rocket. You can own this plane this week-end to enjoy your own espionage game. With a weight of only 358.

8 lbs, the BD-5J Microjet is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the lightweight singles-engined jet in the entire state.

Octopussy will be on sale this week-end at Julien's Auctions' Icons & Idols: Hollywood sale, in Beverly Hills. It' estimated the plane will make $200,000 to $300,000. BeeDe BD-5 was initially designed in 1970 by Jim BeeDe from the BeeDe Aircraft Company. Mede released a brochure about the plane, and it quickly won much interest and media attention from prospective aircraft owner.

By February 1971, the airline began taking $200 in contributions for the aircraft, and by the end of the year they had more than 4,300 orders, according to Wikipedia. 1972 Burt Rutan was employed by Burt to help with development and testing. BD-5J was a jet propelled model and the most beloved 300 MPH model. Besides the flight in the Oktopussy, it was also used in the 1980s in flight shows by Coors Light, who named the aircraft Silver Bullets.

And Bud Light was flying one, too. Today there is a similar looking JSX-2 Sonex Subsonex on the air. {\pos (192,210)}I saw this evil little plane this sommer at the EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh. JSX-2 is still an official experiment aircraft as it was flown with a new motor for the first time in July 2014.

According to FlightGlobal, the listed cost for one of these construction set aircraft is 130,000 dollars. Initial delivery of the construction sets to clients is anticipated at the beginning of next year. Also, if a land-based car is more your style, The Another Days hovercrafts will be auctioned off and likely to sell for around $40,000.

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